Contents tagged with production

6 July 2020

GB milk production continued to fall in June, but the fall from the peak slowed down from the second week onwards.

25 June 2020

Our June forecast sets production expectations for the season at 12,437 million litres, down 0.7% on 2019/20.

18 June 2020

Overall the disruption and uncertainty related to the COVID-19 pandemic is likely to continue for many more months. For a second consecutive year, global meat production is expected to contract.

16 June 2020

May GB milk production totalled 1,138 million litres, 1.9% below May 2019

12 June 2020

Lamb kill production in May had many of the same trends as in April. Numbers forwards were significantly down (-22%) on-the-year, at 766,000 head.

10 June 2020

Milk processing in April saw a shift away from liquid milk and towards cheddar, powders and butter, the latest Defra figures confirm.

4 June 2020

The latest standard litre review shows increased milk quality and farmer size

22 May 2020

GB daily milk deliveries fell 0.9% on the week, for the week ending 16 May 2020

18 May 2020

GB daily milk deliveries for the week ending 9 May averaged 37.01 million litres per day, up 0.4% on the previous week.

15 May 2020

Production took a sharp decline during April to just 21,000 tonnes cwe. UK lamb kill declined 21% (227,800 head) year-on-year, to 835,900 head.

14 May 2020

An uplift in slaughter levels supported UK pig meat production in April.

11 May 2020

The call for some farmers to curb milk production in April reduced overall volumes by an estimated 23 million litres of milk